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C API Reference - Parameter and Runtime Settings Basic Methods

Method Description
DBR_SetModeArgument Set argument value for the specified mode parameter.
DBR_GetModeArgument Get argument value for the specified mode parameter.
DBR_GetRuntimeSettings Get current runtime settings.
DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings Modify and update the current runtime settings.
DBR_ResetRuntimeSettings Reset runtime settings to default.

DBR_SetModeArgument

Set argument value for the specified mode parameter.

DBR_API int DBR_SetModeArgument (void* barcodeReader, const char* pModesName, const int index, const char* pArgumentName, const char* pArgumentValue, char errorMsgBuffer[], const int errorMsgBufferLen)

Parameters

[in] barcodeReader Handle of the barcode reader instance.
[in] pModesName The mode parameter name to set argument.
[in] index The array index of mode parameter to indicate a specific mode.
[in] pArgumentName The name of the argument to set.
[in] pArgumentValue The value of the argument to set.
[in,out] errorMsgBuffer The buffer is allocated by the caller and the recommended length is 256. The error message will be copied to the buffer.
[in] errorMsgBufferLen The length of the allocated buffer.

Return value

Returns error code. Possible return(s): DBR_OK; DBRERR_SET_MODE_ARGUMENT_ERROR.
You can call DBR_GetErrorString to get detailed error message.

Remark

Check follow link for available modes and arguments:

Code Snippet

void* barcodeReader = DBR_CreateInstance();
DBR_InitLicense(barcodeReader, "t0260NwAAAHV***************");
PublicRuntimeSettings settings;
DBR_GetRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings);
settings.binarizationModes[0] = BM_LOCAL_BLOCK;
char errorMessage[256];
DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings, errorMessage, 256);
DBR_SetModeArgument(barcodeReader, "BinarizationModes", 0, "EnableFillBinaryVacancy", "1", errorMessage, 256);
DBR_DestroyInstance(barcodeReader);

 

DBR_GetModeArgument

Get argument value for the specified mode parameter.

DBR_API int DBR_GetModeArgument (void* barcodeReader, const char* pModesName, const int index, const char* pArgumentName, char valueBuffer[], const int valueBufferLen, char errorMsgBuffer[], const int errorMsgBufferLen)

Parameters

[in] barcodeReader Handle of the barcode reader instance.
[in] pModesName The mode parameter name to get argument.
[in] index The array index of mode parameter to indicate a specific mode.
[in] pArgumentName The name of the argument to get.
[in,out] valueBuffer The buffer is allocated by caller and the recommended length is 480. The argument value would be copied to the buffer.
[in] valueBufferLen The length of allocated buffer.
[in,out] errorMsgBuffer The buffer is allocated by the caller and the recommended length is 256. The error message will be copied to the buffer.
[in] errorMsgBufferLen The length of the allocated buffer.

Return value

Returns error code. Possible return(s): DBR_OK; DBRERR_GET_MODE_ARGUMENT_ERROR.
You can call DBR_GetErrorString to get detailed error message.

Remark

Check follow link for available modes and arguments:

Code Snippet

void* barcodeReader = DBR_CreateInstance();
DBR_InitLicense(barcodeReader, "t0260NwAAAHV***************");
PublicRuntimeSettings settings;
DBR_GetRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings);
settings.binarizationModes[0] = BM_LOCAL_BLOCK;
char errorMessage[256];
char argumentValue[480];
DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings, errorMessage, 256);
DBR_SetModeArgument(barcodeReader, "BinarizationModes", 0, "EnableFillBinaryVacancy", "1", errorMessage, 256);
DBR_GetModeArgument(barcodeReader, "BinarizationModes", 0, "EnableFillBinaryVacancy", argumentValue, 480, errorMessage, 256);
DBR_DestroyInstance(barcodeReader);

 

DBR_GetRuntimeSettings

Get current settings and save them into a PublicRuntimeSettings struct.

DBR_API int DBR_GetRuntimeSettings (void* barcodeReader, PublicRuntimeSettings* pSettings)

Parameters

[in] barcodeReader Handle of the barcode reader instance.
[in,out] pSettings The struct of template settings.

Return value

Returns error code (returns 0 if the function operates successfully).
You can call DBR_GetErrorString to get detailed error message.

Code Snippet

void* barcodeReader = DBR_CreateInstance();
DBR_InitLicense(barcodeReader, "t0260NwAAAHV***************");
PublicRuntimeSettings settings;
int errorCode = DBR_GetRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings);
DBR_DestroyInstance(barcodeReader);

 

DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings

Update runtime settings with a given PublicRuntimeSettings struct.

DBR_API int DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings (void* barcodeReader, PublicRuntimeSettings* pSettings, char errorMsgBuffer[], const int errorMsgBufferLen)

Parameters

[in] barcodeReader Handle of the barcode reader instance.
[in] pSettings The struct of template settings.
[in,out] errorMsgBuffer The buffer is allocated by caller and the recommended length is 256.The error message will be copied to the buffer.
[in] errorMsgBufferLen The length of the allocated buffer.

Return value

Returns error code (returns 0 if the function operates successfully).
You can call DBR_GetErrorString to get detailed error message.

Code Snippet

void* barcodeReader = DBR_CreateInstance();
DBR_InitLicense(barcodeReader, "t0260NwAAAHV***************");
PublicRuntimeSettings settings;
int errorCode = DBR_GetRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings);
settings.deblurLevel = 9;
char errorMessage[256];
DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings, errorMessage, 256);
DBR_DestroyInstance(barcodeReader);

 

DBR_ResetRuntimeSettings

Reset all parameters to default values.

DBR_API int DBR_ResetRuntimeSettings (void* barcodeReader)

Parameters

[in] barcodeReader Handle of the barcode reader instance.

Return value

Returns error code (returns 0 if the function operates successfully).
You can call DBR_GetErrorString to get detailed error message.

Code Snippet

void* barcodeReader = DBR_CreateInstance();
DBR_InitLicense(barcodeReader, "t0260NwAAAHV***************");
PublicRuntimeSettings settings;
int errorCode = DBR_GetRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings);
settings.deblurLevel = 9;
DBR_UpdateRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader, &settings);
DBR_ResetRuntimeSettings(barcodeReader);
DBR_DestroyInstance(barcodeReader);

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